First Edition of The Poetic Species; Signed by Edward O. Wilson and Robert Haas

  • The Poetic Species: A Conversation With Edward O. Wilson and Robert Haas.

The Poetic Species: A Conversation With Edward O. Wilson and Robert Haas.

$225.00

Item Number: 3300

New York: Bellevue Literary Press, 2014.

First edition. Small octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by both Robert Haas and Edward O. Wilson (who has drawn a picture of an ant) on the half-title page.

"The principle of consilience, or the unity of knowledge, infuses this conversation between biologist E. O. Wilson and poet Robert Hass. . . . The eminent duo explore echoes and parallels in their respective fields with eloquent concision, from Wilson’s advice to poets ("Colonize science") to Hass’s musings on the interplay of selfish gene and social imperative in imagination" (Nature).

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